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    Solved Google password checks OK but gmail will not work

    Safely ignoring the "warning" still resulted in google shutting down my access to my gmail account in outlook. Outlook has updated their security settings so that google will now allow the gmail accounts to be used in Outlook again. Thanks for everyone's attempts for helping me solve this...
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    Solved Google password checks OK but gmail will not work

    All security updates have been installed and Outlook now accepts my gmail account with the "less secure apps" toggle OFF. I'm not sure why I was not getting automatic updates. I'll check that. Problem SOLVED
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    Solved Google password checks OK but gmail will not work

    I'VE DISCOVERED THE PROBLEM!! I received the following message from google: "Hi John, Google just blocked someone from signing into your Google Account (removed gmail address) from an app that may put your account at risk. Less secure app Wednesday, January 10, 2018 6:30 PM (PT) Merced, CA...
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    Solved Google password checks OK but gmail will not work

    Sorry for the delay. Life has again interfered with my time to fix this issue. 1. In gmail, IMAP is and has been enabled this entire time. 2. Incoming email server is set to imap.gmail.com "Use the following type of encrypted connection" is set to SSL (Available options are None, SSL...
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    Solved Google password checks OK but gmail will not work

    I had Outlook set up with Comcast and gmail accounts before all this started. At this point it has only the Comcast account installed.
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    Solved Google password checks OK but gmail will not work

    Thunderbird accepted my email address and password without any problem and established my gmail account.
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    Solved Google password checks OK but gmail will not work

    Outlet works fine with my Comcast email account. Why doesn't it work with my gmail account that it has worked with for more than six years? I just changed the password...what else happened to mess up the connection?
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    Solved Google password checks OK but gmail will not work

    For dvk01: Same as prior attempts. No connection. When the system tries to "Log onto incoming mail server (IMAP)." The system reports, "Failed" Then the "Sent test email message," tries its thng and the system reports, "Outlook cannot connect to your outgoing (SMTP) email server." Your...
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    Solved Google password checks OK but gmail will not work

    I deleted the gmail pst file and attempted to set up the new gmail account using the same password that worked for the gmail app on my iPhone. It did not recognize the account and the "new" account was not created. Still no gmail account in Outlook 2010. Back tomorrow...
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    Solved Google password checks OK but gmail will not work

    It showed two saved passwords for google.com and gmail. Neither of the saved passwords were the most current one. Old passwords were removed. None of the removed passwords had any effect whatsoever on logging into my gmail account with Firefox. When clicking on the bookmark for my gmail...
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    Solved Google password checks OK but gmail will not work

    for dckeks: Removed all the google.com and gmail passwords and Firefox still lets me into my gmail account with no passwords required. Someplace else is apparently saving passwords.
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    Solved Google password checks OK but gmail will not work

    For SpywareDr: I'm using Firefox 57.0.03 (64 Bit) For dckeks: The Google Account Recovery page says I'm using the most current password. I have recovered my gmail on the iPhone "Mail" account by deleting the installed gmail account and adding the same account into the iPhone using the google...
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    Solved Google password checks OK but gmail will not work

    Not using two facter authentication on gmail yet. To summarize: I can get my gmail emails online at https://mail.google.com/mail/u/0/?shva=1#inbox without entering a password. I can get my gmail emails on my iPhone with the gmail app. It just signs me in using the...
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    Solved Google password checks OK but gmail will not work

    My google email account still exists and I can reach it online at https://mail.google.com/mail/u/0/?shva=1#inbox All my emails are getting to that account without entry of a password. I assume it is opening using a saved password.
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    Solved Google password checks OK but gmail will not work

    I deleted the gmail account from outlook: File->Account Settings->Email->Remove. Then, from the same screen, used "New" to try and add it back into outlook. It would not add the original email account back into outlook. Nor would it add a modified email account back into outlook using the...
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